The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Fallout from last week’s East J’lem announcement continues
Plus Le Pen’s good day, go Vols, and more in the news
Yes, you read right
Plus Hillary to AIPAC, should Bar ditch Leo?, and more
Well we do the best we can!
Plus, “Heroes of the Holocaust,” nighttime raids, and a morality poll
Israeli move seems designed to antagonize
Plus more trouble for Paterson, anti-‘apartheid,’ and more in the news
Plus new U.N. sanctions, R.I.P. Zinn, and more in the news
Plus Qaeda in Israel, the tefillin non-bomb, and more in the news
Plus Merkel the pro-Israel maverick, and more in the news
Plus we welcome our robotic Israeli overlords, and more in the news
Did a city councilor just figure out the East Jerusalem problem?
Plus prime Yiddish Department threatened, and more in the news
Plus the U.S. on Jerusalem, another Senate Jew, and more in the news
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.